[Ads-l] "Last-Hurrah caucus"

James A. Landau JJJRLandau at NETSCAPE.COM
Tue Nov 14 17:58:00 EST 2017


The reference is to Republican Senators McCain, Flake, and Corker who will not be running for re-election (Flake and Corker have announced their retirements, McCain is less certain).

undated article posted on 538.com
 
https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/the-last-hurrah-caucus-in-the-senate-now-has-the-power-to-kill-trumps-agenda/?src=obsidebar=sb_1

about how these three, if they choose to oppose Trump on any vote, will reduce the Republicans to 49 votes and (unless the GOP can pick up some Democratic votes) mean defeat for Trump.

- Jim Landau

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